Definition of never the twain shall meet
- As far as he's concerned, work is work, family life is family life, and never the twain shall meet.
: not ever : at no time
: not in any degree : not under any condition
: couple, pair
: will have to : must
: will be able to : can
used to express a command or exhortation
: to come into the presence of : find
: to come together with especially at a particular time or place
: to come into contact or conjunction with : join
: the act of assembling for a hunt or for competitive sports
: a competition in which individuals match skills
: precisely adapted to a particular situation, need, or circumstance : very proper
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